Category Archives: Triumph Cub

Before and After No1 – Triumph Cub

As there is no news on the BSA at the moment and the bike is still at Steve Gagg’s place waiting for the new bits to be made, I have had a number of people mentioning that they have missed … Continue reading

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Cubpost 8

I have finally decided that 4 stokes are not for me…… After building the Sprite I think that the nature of the 2 stroke engine suits my riding style more than the 4 stroke. Having spent some time thinking about … Continue reading

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Cubpost 7

Whilst I have been on holiday for most of July, good old Dad had been busy at it working on my Cub to sort out some of the small niggles that were present, also after a few months riding the … Continue reading

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Cubpost 6

Here are a couple of the latest photos of the Cub with the new sub frame, swinging arm and longer shocks. You can also see that I have put fork gaiters on to make it comply with the rules in … Continue reading

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Cubpost 5

I called in at Alan Whitton’s place yesterday to get my rear spindle shortened to fit the new swinging arm on my cub. Whilst I was there I took these shots of Alan’s own cub to post. This is pretty … Continue reading

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Cubpost 4

Here are the latest shots of the Cub with the Mcdonald rear end (Armac Tel 01751 417371). the subframe and swinging arm are made from Trumech/CF53 tube. In all I undertsand that it is about 1.5kg saving on the originals. … Continue reading

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Cubpost 3

Here are a few pictures of the cub in action at recent events at the end of 2006.

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Cubpost 2

So, now you have seen how it started. I rode 3 trials back in July/August time and found that there were a few things wrong – it lacked power to pull my slender 16 1/2 stone frame, and after riding … Continue reading

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Cubpost 1

Its now the 12th of Jan and no trial ridden yet this year due to illness, still it has given me time to start this BLOG!! I have managed to add a McDonald rear end to my Cub so it’s … Continue reading

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